Billy's Film Reviews.

A series of film reviews and opinion pieces from a film student and all round movie lover! Happy reading!

Hail, Caesar! – 2016

★★★ 1/2 Release: 2016 Directed By: Joel & Ethan Coen Written By: Joel & Ethan Coen Produced By: Joel & Ethan Coen, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner Starring: Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Alden Ehrenreich, Channing Tatum,  … Continue reading

February 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief – 2015

★★★★ 1/2 Release: 2015 Directed By: Alex Gibney Produced By: Alex Gibney, Lawrence Wright, Kristen Vaurio Written By: Alex Gibney Starring: Lawrence Wright, Mark Rathbun, Monique Rathbun Running Time: 120 Minutes Scientology Study is the Scariest Film of 2015. Manipulation, … Continue reading

December 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Star Wars: Episode VI – Return Of The Jedi (1983) – Classic Review

★★★★ Release: 1983 Directed By: Richard Marquand Produced By: Howard Kazanjian Written By: George Lucas, Lawrence Kasdan Starring: Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher Running Time: 131 Minutes Revenge In The Sixth. Jabba The Hut, … Continue reading

December 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 – 2015

★★★  Release: 2015 Directed By: Francis Lawrence Produced By: Nina Jacobson, John Kilik Written By: Peter Craig & Danny Strong (screenplay), Suzanne Collins (novel) Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth Running Time: 137 … Continue reading

November 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Spectre – 2015

★★★  Release: 2015 Directed By: Sam Mendes Produced By: Michael G. Wilson, Barbara Broccoli Written By: John Logan, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade Starring: Daniel Craig, Léa Seydoux, Christoph Waltz, Ralph Fiennes Running Time: 148 Minutes Or: Who … Continue reading

November 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge Of the Sith – 2005

★★★ ½ Release: 2005 Directed By: George Lucas Produced By: Rick McCallum Written By: George Lucas Starring: Hayden Christensen, Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor Running Time: 140 Minutes Third Time’s The Charm For Lucky Lucas. From … Continue reading

November 6, 2015 · 5 Comments

American Ultra – 2015

★★★ Release: 2015 Directed By: Nima Nourizadeh  Produced By: Anthony Bregman, Kevin Frakes, Raj Brinder Singh Written By: Max Landis Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Topher Grace, Connie Britton Running Time: 96 Minutes Eisenberg & … Continue reading

October 2, 2015 · 2 Comments

Straight Outta Compton – 2015

★★★★ Release: 2015 Directed By: F. Gary Gray Produced By: Ice Cube, Tomica Woods-Wright, Matt Alvarez, Dr. Dre Written By: S. Leigh Savidge (Story), Jonathan Herman (Screenplay) Starring: O’Shea Jackson, Jr., Corey Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, … Continue reading

September 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Following – 1998

★★★ ½ Release: 1998 Directed By: Christopher Nolan Produced By: Christopher Nolan, Emma Thomas, Jeremy Theobald Written By: Christopher Nolan Starring: Jeremy Theobald, Alex Haw, Lucy Russel Running Time: 69 Minutes Christopher Nolan’s Inception.  Every director has … Continue reading

August 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Brick – 2005

Before he became the esteemed acting powerhouse we know and love today, Joseph Gordon-Levitt was imply known as “that guy from 10 Things I hate About You”. The truth of the … Continue reading

May 31, 2015 · Leave a comment